Have you heard about SIBO (Small Intestinal Bacterial Overgrowth)? If you are someone with IBS (Irritable Bowel Syndrome), it’s likely that you have. It’s becoming a “buzz word”, with…
If you are someone with IBS (Irritable Bowel Syndrome), it’s likely that you have. It’s becoming a “buzz word”, with some sources claiming IBS is actually SIBO in up to 60% of cases. With claims like that, we are finding many people are coming to us with questions.
We get it! IBS is a functional disorder, meaning although you have obvious symptoms, there is no inherent structural cause – and that is frustrating.
SIBO seems like the ‘perfect’ answer, a defined diagnosis and an actual treatment! Unfortunately, it’s not that clear-cut – and it’s leading to a lot of patients wasting time, money, and being bombarded with misinformation. Yes, we need to consider SIBO in some cases – but more importantly for you – was anything MISSED?
At Ignite we take an evidence based, step-wise approach to understand your digestive symptoms, including: